>> hey, i just happened to be in the neighborhood. >> of course, you did. >> we heard a rumor you sold out the garden like that. >> yeah. >> you sold out madison square garden in new york city where, by the way, there's not even a country music station on the air. >> there is now. >> oh, right. right, it just started. >> there's a new country station here in new york that opened a couple of months, i guess, but, no, this is our first trip here to madison square garden. >> was that a little intimidating? i mean, you've had so much success, but are there still things that go, oh, new york city, the radio city? >> yeah, absolutely. too because of what you just said. there hasn't been a country radio station here in quite a while, so it's hard to promote your shows when you come here. >> you know what's changing, though, i was down in the keys the last couple of weeks, and i was listening to all you and your cohorts on "the highway." then it goes everywhere. it's making great inroads. >> that definitely helps a lot, but, you know, i think coming here playing a place like the garden, that's such -- >> that's cool.